Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers

Detailed Occupation

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2020 Workforce
69.3k
Average Age
37.8
Average Salary
$60,557
Average Male Salary
$60,818
Average Female Salary
$51,730

About

Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers are most often employed by the Support activities for mining industry. The average yearly wage for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers was $60,557 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers by wage are Lodging managers, Control & valve installers & repairers, and Railtrack laying & maintenance equipment operators.

The top 3 locations that employ the most Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers are Midland CountyMidland City PUMA, TX, Campbell, Goshen, Platte, Johnson, Washakie, Weston, Crook & Niobrara Counties PUMA, WY, and Ector CountyOdessa City PUMA, TX. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers are Campbell, Goshen, Platte, Johnson, Washakie, Weston, Crook & Niobrara Counties PUMA, WY, Far Southeast New Mexico PUMA, NM, and Concho Valley COG & Permian Basin Regional Planning Commission (East) PUMA, TX.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers and on wages and locations for those in the field. Support activities for mining is the industry that employs the most Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers, by average wage, is Pipeline transportation. Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers are paid most in Forrest, Lamar, Marion & Perry CountiesHattiesburg City PUMA, MS but are relatively concentrated in Campbell, Goshen, Platte, Johnson, Washakie, Weston, Crook & Niobrara Counties PUMA, WY.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$60,557
AVERAGE SALARY
± $3,701

In 2020, Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers earned an average of $60,557, $4,603 more than than the average national salary of $55,954.

Lodging managers make somewhat more than Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers while Control & valve installers & repairers make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.343
WAGE GINI

In 2015, Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.343, which is lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

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Spatial Concentration

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers.

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Industries

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers, by average wage, are Pipeline transportation, Natural gas distribution, and Oil & gas extraction.

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Industries by Share

69.3k
2020 Workforce
± 6,461
−6.55%
1 YEAR GROWTH
± 13.9%

The number of people employed as Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers has been declining at a rate of −6.55%, from 74,147 people in 2019 to 69,290 people in 2020.

This graphic shows the share of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers employed by various industries. Support activities for mining employs the largest share of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers at  63.9%, followed by Nonmetallic mineral mining & quarrying with 10.9% and Coal mining with 9.73%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers in the US. The average age of male Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers in the workforce is 37.7 and of female Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers is 41.4, and the most common race/ethnicity for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers is White (Non-Hispanic).

Composition by Sex

67.3k
MALE WORKFORCE
± 6,368
1.99k
FEMALE WORKFORCE
± 1,095

97.1% of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers are Male, making them the more common sex in the occupation. This chart shows the sex breakdown of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
  2. White (Hispanic)
  3. Other (Hispanic)

63.3% of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers are White (Non-Hispanic), making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 19.7% of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers, White (Hispanic) is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers.

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Age by Sex

37.7
AVERAGE MALE AGE
± 1.17
41.4
AVERAGE FEMALE AGE
± 6.47

The median age of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers is 37.8, and Male employees are generally 3.7 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers is Business but a relatively high number of Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers hold a major in Physical Sciences.

Majors

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers need many skills, but most especially Operation Monitoring and Operation and Control. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers need more than the average amount of Repairing, Equipment Maintenance, and Equipment Selection.

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